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Dark rings around iris

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Maybe: More likely, you're looking too closely at your eyes and at internet pictures. By the time the KF ring appears in the eye, the person with Wilson's i... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Normal. : This is normal. More noticeable in light iris.
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Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
Ophthalmology 46 years experience
Normal: This can be a normal variant of the iris pigmentation.
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A female asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
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Family Medicine 34 years experience
Eye color: I am sure there was someone in your family with hazel, green, or blue eyes in the past. Eye color genetics is complicated with probably 15-16 differen... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Grey ring on iris: IMahmood ~ that is an early onset of "arcus senilis" characteristic of older people. It is probably of no significance, but it is sometimes associated... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Family Medicine 48 years experience
Exam: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kayser%E2%80%93Fleischer_ring Probable Kayser-Fleisher rings- see your ophthalmologist-can be related to several medical... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
As limbal rings tend to fade as you get older, it appears that one may be starting to fade before the other.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Saran
Ophthalmology 34 years experience
Flashes ; floaters: The clear gel that fills eyeball is normally attached to all parts of the inside of the eye. As we get older it can become more liquid (watery) and d... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
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Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Sounds quite: lovely. Pigmentation changes. It isn't usually a sign of disease BUT if it were it would be a mineral pigment disease such as WILSON's DISEASE (coppe... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
Cornea, Cataract, & Refractive (LASIK & PRK) Surgery 19 years experience
Phosphenes: Your description sounds like phosphenes related to movement of the vitreous jelly in the eye during eye movement. It should decrease with time but re... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stan Coleman
Ophthalmology 64 years experience
Melatonin: Melatonin can activate pigment cells around the eyes. Only harm is purely cosmetic.
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